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Nov 2016 - Industry Development and Models - Doc # US40754216

2015 Profitability in the Worldwide Services Market

Table of Contents

IDC Opinion

In This Study

Situation Overview

Current Industry Dynamics

Overall Profitability

Figure: Worldwide Services Profitability, 2007–2015

Table: Services Costs as a Percentage of Revenue, 2007–2015 (%)

Figure: Vendor Explanations for Profitability Increase, 2015

Figure: Vendor Explanations for Profitability Decrease, 2015

Engagement View of Profitability

Table: IDC's Standard Services Taxonomy: Profitability Model Mapping

Figure: Worldwide Services Estimated Profitability by Engagement Type, 2010–2015

Figure: Worldwide Services Estimated Profitability Compared with Market Growth and Market Size

Table: Relative Standard Deviation by Service Line, 2006–2015

Differentiators

Table: Differentiating Factors to Profitability

Putting It All Together

Business Consulting

IT Project–Based Services

Key Horizontal BPO

IT Outsourcing

Support and Training

Future Outlook

2016 So Far

Essential Guidance

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Related Research

Appendix

Table: Vendors Included in the Services Market Data Set

Table: Vendors Included in the Service Line Data Set

Definitions

Profitability

Table: Sample Income Statement

Methodology

How Profitability Was Determined for the Overall Services Market

How Profitability Was Determined by Service Line

Synopsis

Referencing Documents

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